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The Loriston is an award-winning guest house, located in a quiet area only 150 feet from the beach.

The superior suites have a super and king-sized beds. The bright airy bedrooms all have en-suite shower rooms with free toiletries and hair dryers.

All rooms have flat-screen TVs, hairdryers, tea and coffee making facilities and bottled water. All double rooms have seating areas for guests to relax and read.

This is our guests' favorite part of Eastbourne, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.2 for a two-person trip.

Loriston Guest House has been welcoming guests since Jul 13, 2011

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Property Highlights

Located in the real heart of Eastbourne, this property has an excellent location score of 9.3!


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  • The staff speaks English

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About Loriston Guest House

Welcoming guests since Jul 13, 2011

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  • Is it easily accessible by public transport? Coming from London. Thanks

    We are within 15-20 min walk from the station, or a short taxi ride (rank just outside the train station)

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    Answered on June 11, 2021
  • Hi there, are you biker friendly, and is your parking secure? We are a couple, with two bikes. Are you now taking bookings for non key workers. Kind regards Patsy

    Yes, we are accepting leisure travellers as well as key workers. Free on-street parking, but it's not possible to reserve a space

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    Answered on July 17, 2020
  • We will be checking in and then the evening to a party until late... can we get in 24 hours a day?

    Access outside our normal hours must be agreed in advance as as there's no front desk at the property

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    Answered on May 5, 2021
  • Hi, Do you allow late checkins like between 8 - 9:30 PM? Thanks, Kedar

    This must be arranged before you book and is not guaranteed

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    Answered on July 13, 2021
  • Is there a shuttle available to get to the closest beach nearby? What are the other transportation options?

    Eastbourne beach is within 1 minute walk

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    Answered on September 6, 2019
  • How far is the parking

    Please call Loriston Guesthouse if you have any questions

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    Asked about: Standard Double Room • Answered on August 24, 2021
  • Hi, Is there a car park available please? Also, are you aceping regular vistors at the moment? I mean non-key workers? Thank you

    It's key workers only at the moment as per HM Government guidelines

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    Answered on June 22, 2020
  • There is a 88 year old lady so if room upstairs is there a lift

    there's no lift I'm afraid

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    Answered on October 17, 2020
  • Hello, I am wondering if there are any restrictions due to COVID situation still. Do I need to have a reason to visit your property?

    There are no restrictions for UK residents at the moment

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    Answered on May 30, 2021
  • Do you offer breakfast as part of your stay?

    We don't do breakfast I'm afraid, it's room only.

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    Answered on July 31, 2021
  • Are any of the rooms on the ground floor or 2 floor as our friends can’t do many stairs

    We don't have any rooms on the ground floor I'm afraid

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    Answered on July 4, 2021

Host Info

Host Review Score 9.5

Our guesthouse is situated in a quiet location only 40 meters from the beach and promenade. We are close to the town centre and all amenities Eastbourne has to offer. Limited free on-street parking is available as well as metered parking on the seafront nearby.

We have recently taken over the Loriston Guest House (September 2017). We always aim to give our guests excellent service

The Loriston Guesthouse is in a prime part of Eastbourne. We have plenty of restaurants and cafes which are all very good. Eg: 2 wonderful pubs with fantastic landlord/ladies & staff. Good beers, home cooked foods etc. Thai, Indian, chinese, fish & chips ,Ice cream & coffee parlours & local grocery stores if you fancy a bottle of wine are all on our doorstep. The sea with the most wonderful relaxing promenade & plenty of seating while you walk is only 30 yards away. Everything is within walking distance, town centre only 10mins away including train station. Bus services literally around the corner. You could not be in a better position for everything you need while enjoying your relaxing stay in our friendly guesthouse.

Languages spoken: German, English, French

Area Info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Redoubt Fortress
    0.2 miles
  • Eastbourne Pier
    0.4 miles
  • Carpet Gardens
    0.4 miles
  • War Memorial Roundabout
    0.6 miles
  • Eastbourne Lifeboat Museum
    0.8 miles
  • Eastbourne Heritage Centre
    0.8 miles
  • Fort Fun
    0.9 miles
  • Towner Art Gallery
    0.9 miles
  • Congress Theatre
    0.9 miles
  • Eastbourne Miniature Steam Railway Adventure Park
    1.2 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Cafe/Bar Kavine
    0.3 miles
  • Restaurant Beach Deck
    0.4 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Beach Kitchen
    0.5 miles
  • Restaurant Seeracha
    0.1 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Mountain Bechy Head
    5.5 miles
  • Lake Arlington Reservoir
    12 miles
  • Ocean/Sea English Channel
    0 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Eastbourne Beach
    250 feet
  • Pevensey Bay Beach
    2 miles
Closest Airports
  • London Gatwick Airport
    33.6 miles
  • London City Airport
    51.7 miles
  • London Southend Airport
    57.9 miles
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Amenities of Loriston Guest House
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Alarm clock
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Live music/Performance Off-site Additional charge
  • Beach
  • Tennis equipment Additional charge
  • Mini golf Additional charge
  • Horseback riding Off-site Additional charge
  • Bowling Off-site Additional charge
  • Cycling Off-site
  • Hiking Off-site
  • Canoeing Off-site Additional charge
  • Windsurfing Off-site
  • Fishing Off-site
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
  • Tennis court Off-site
Living Area
  • Sitting area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Chocolate/Cookies
  • Fruit
  • Bottle of water
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not possible) and charges may apply.
  • Street parking
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Express check-in/out
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Carpeted
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
  • French
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Sustainability initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules
Loriston Guest House takes special requests – add in the next step!


4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


7:00 AM - 10:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children over 10 are welcome.

Children 18 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

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Smoking is not allowed.


Parties/events are not allowed

Quiet hours

Guests need be quiet between 10:00 PM and 7:00 AM.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Check-in outside these check-in times is by prior arrangement only and must be confirmed by the property.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

Please inform Loriston Guest House of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

FAQs about Loriston Guest House

  • The nearest beach is 150 feet from Loriston Guest House.

  • Loriston Guest House is 2,450 feet from the center of Eastbourne.

  • Room options at Loriston Guest House include:

    • Double
    • Family

  • The prices at Loriston Guest House may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Yes, Loriston Guest House is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Loriston Guest House (subject to availability):

    • Parking
    • Street parking

  • Loriston Guest House offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Bowling
    • Fishing
    • Tennis court
    • Canoeing
    • Mini golf
    • Windsurfing
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Tennis equipment
    • Beach
    • Horseback riding
    • Live music/Performance

  • Check-in at Loriston Guest House is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.